Teens Impacted by Jesus’ Love at Retreat

18 South is thrilled to share that one of our teens made a commitment to Jesus during our 2017 Summer Youth Retreat! Many others took steps closer to Jesus and received prayer, encouragement, and freedom from their struggles. One teen shared that what impacted them the most from the weekend was: “Telling some people what’s […]

Introducing 18 South Youth Ministries

We are thrilled to announce that PTC Youth Services, Inc., will now be known as 18 South Youth Ministries, Inc. This change is being made to help streamline our branding efforts and avoid confusion; nothing about our ministry is changing. Thank you for bearing with us as we implement this name change!  

Save the Date: Pancake Breakfast

Save the Date for 18 South Youth Ministries’ annual Pancake Breakfast Fundraiser! Date: Saturday, November 18, 2017 Location: Red Lion Elks


This is Aaron. Aaron volunteers at 18 South Youth Center for 3 hours twice a month on Friday evenings. He tells grandpa jokes and is passionate about loving and praying for the teens at 18 South. Aaron loves Jesus and the kids love Aaron. We need more men like Aaron to mentor the youth men […]

Winterblast Retreat Softens Teen Hearts

From March 10-12, 2017, Camp Orchard Hill in Dallas, Pa., once again hosted a youth center-focused weekend as part of their Winterblast Retreat program. Through the generosity of our donors, 18 South Youth Center was able to take 20 teenagers and 6 adult mentors on this amazing getaway! The weekend was jam packed with fun […]

Wanted: Men Like Chris

This is Chris. Chris volunteers at 18 South Youth Center for 3 hours every Thursday evening. He tells the kids corny jokes and talks about old cars and hunting. Chris loves Jesus and the kids love Chris. We need more men like Chris to mentor the young men at 18 South. Please, Be Like Chris.

Spring Banquet Raises $5k for 18 South

18 South Youth Center’s 2017 Spring Banquet raised $5,217.00 in support of our ministry! Nearly 100 attendees enjoyed a delicious catered meal, an encouraging message from Pastor Josh Ott, and the opportunity to learn more about our youth center’s accomplishments during the past decade of Building Our Future, One Teen at a Time. A special […]

Red Lion Elks Infuses $3k into 18 South

On May 5, 2017, 18 South Youth Center accepted a $3,000.00 contribution from the Red Lion Elks Lodge #1592 for the third year in a row! The funds were presented by Elks Representative Terry Albright (pictured left) and to Jessica Cauller (pictured right). We are so incredibly grateful for this organization’s tremendous continued support!

18 South Receives $1,200 FLY Grant

On April 19, 2017, 18 South Youth Center was awarded a $1,200.00 grant from the Future Leaders of York, which is a program of Leadership York that allows high school sophomores and juniors to learn to become lifelong, responsible, active participants in their hometown community. 18 South was one of four York County organizations supported […]

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18 South Youth Ministries
P.O. Box 472
Red Lion, PA 17356

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18 South Youth Ministries

18 South Youth Ministries strives to create opportunities for caring, responsible adults with Christian values to build authentic relationships with youth. The nonprofit owns and operates 18 South Youth Center in Red Lion, Pa., which has reached more than 1,000 teens since it opened in November 2007.